Meaning of criollo
Pronunciation: (krē-ō'lō Sp. krē-ô'yô), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -ol•los
- a person born in Spanish America but of European, usually Spanish, ancestry. Cf. Creole (def. 1).
- a domestic animal of any of several strains or breeds developed in Latin America.
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a criollo or criollos.
- criollo (Thesaurus)